Category: Home Improvement Blogs

How to repair and prevent wood rot on a deck

(BPT) - Easily one of wood’s worst enemies, moisture contributes to mold growth, deterioration and rot. For anyone who owns a deck, this is cause for concern.Regardless of the material used on a deck’s surface, the majority of substructures...

How to choose the best refrigerator for you

(BPT) - Whether you’re remodeling your kitchen, replacing a broken unit or upgrading your full appliance suite, looking for a new refrigerator can feel overwhelming with all the options available — but it doesn’t have to be! Check out...

3 simple DIY bathroom updates with high impact

(BPT) - Bathrooms are consistently at the top of home improvement wish lists, where they often remain due to the misconception that updating the space requires a full remodel. The truth is that anyone can elevate their current bathroom with some strate...

5 Reasons to Invest in a Home Service Plan

(BPT) - Paying bills. Keeping up with repairs. Daily maintenance. From the fun of decorating to the not-so-fun upkeep, owning a home is a huge responsibility. And although you may think you have all the right plans in place to protect your home in an e...

Annual preventative furnace maintenance tips

(BPT) - Thermostats nationwide are flipping from cool to heat mode. In fact, most Americans begin turning on their heat in September, and they are in full heat mode by the end of October, according to data from Resideo's Honeywell Home smart thermostat...

The Paint That Goes Above and Beyond

(BPT) - Love a great makeover but not all the painstaking prep work? Then you may want to consider an all-in-one paint. What is all-in-one paint? It’s a revolutionary and relatively new concept that combines primer, finisher and sealer “all...

Expert tips for timeless bathroom design

(BPT) - Bathrooms are some of the most frequently accessed spaces in a home, so it comes as no surprise that they consistently rank high as top places homeowners desire to remodel. Updating a bathroom helps improve functionality and enhances property v...

Home modifications for independence

(BPT) - Being safe and comfortable at home is a large part of living well. Home modifications and repairs can help everyone prevent accidents and maintain an independent lifestyle, especially older adults and people with disabilities.Many older adults ...

5 creative ways to transform your kitchen

(BPT) - The kitchen is famously the go-to room of the house where family and friends gather to spend time together, so it should be a space that you enjoy hanging out in. If your kitchen’s décor is starting to look a little tired, you can ...

5 tips for a pet-friendly outdoor space

(BPT) - Since the start of the pandemic, approximately 12.6 million U.S. households have adopted new pets, according to a COVID-19 Pulse Study by the American Pet Products Association. Simultaneously, the popularity of outdoor living spaces has also sp...